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Address: Mts Norte del Ebais 75, La Virgen 41002, Costa Rica
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+506 2761 1123
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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WHITEWATER RAFTING & KAYAKING. Since 1990, Sarapiqui Outdoor Center has...

WHITEWATER RAFTING & KAYAKING. Since 1990, Sarapiqui Outdoor Center has offered the best in Costa Rica whitewater rafting trips and kayaking clinics for adventurers of all abilities, from beginners to experts.Based out of our most convenient location in La Virgen de Sarapiqui,Sarapiquí Outdoor Center river trips and instructional clinics are only 90 minutes from La Fortuna,San Jose and Caribean .Enjoy the abundant wildlife of the numerous species of birds that live here, swim in a natural pools, hike our trails, use the community kitchen, private parking and hammock lounge. If you want some more adventure in your day, check out our rafting trips and kayaking clinics.Sarapiquí River is a Natural Monument of Costa Rica. The Best River for White water rafting in The country. Class : II & III – III & IV - IV & V.Go white whater Rafting with the us….

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Well organized, friendly accommodative guides, adventurous class 3-4 rafting!

My husband and I did rafting trip with David in October. We arrived a little earlier and the guys were ready to go. There was no waiting time for us at any point - guys were fast... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 October 2015
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I did rafting trip with David in October. We arrived a little earlier and the guys were ready to go. There was no waiting time for us at any point - guys were fast and efficient. There was a safety person on a kayak who made sure the path in front of us was safe, was accompanying... More 

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sarapiquiOutdoor, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Hello, thank you very much for your comment and your presence here. The truth is that if you enjoyed the tour that day and it was an unforgettable experience, thank you very much for visiting us. Greetings and pura vida. More 

Rome, Lazio, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

Very well-prepared and nice guys. The booking proccess was very easy and they are very serious. Place is easy to find. Good price and quality. Great time!

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments and your visit; We certainly had a good time and we love knowing that I enjoy. Pura Vida. More 

Grecia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

We had a fabulous time - zip-lining, horseback riding & white-water rafting! They did not skimp on the time that each activity lasted!! We left happy, proud of ourselves, and totally exhausted!

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review
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Muchas gracias por su respuesta; nos encanta saber que lo disfruto y que la paso de lo mejor con el... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

Equipment and Staff were top notch. The booking process and customer service were superb especially if compared with the other tour operator we have used in the country. The length of the rafting trip and the location were perfect and we had the luck to see a lot of animals too along the river. This was our first activity in... More 

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Buenas Demian, Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

Somersworth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

Wow! This was my second time rafting the Sarapiqui River and also coming to Costa Rica. We used a different company last year and this was new to us this year, these fine people are just the best, Guides, Safe, Fun, and the meal at the end was amazing. You will have the best experience rafting the Sarapiqui with these... More 

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Buenas Gen, Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

Corona, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

I highly recommend this rafting experience. Incredibly fun. The staff was great. The rafting was a rush! yet safe, because of the highly skilled instructor who sits in the main raft and the back up safety man who rafts alongside the main raft. Also, he takes great photos of the action so you could show off the experience to your... More 

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Buenas Wesley, Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

We are a family of 6 and we stopped her on our way from Arenal to Puerto Viejo. We emailed first to check our children would be safe doing the rafting and had very quick response each time. We even asked to swap the day of the rafting and they were very accommodating. Our guide was fantastic and we all... More 

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sarapiquiOutdoor, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review
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Buenas Vanessa, Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

Walnut Creek, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2015

This trip was AMAZING lead by extremely experienced and FUN FUN FUN men. Loved every moment (almost) and was so well taken care of. Great BBQ afterwards. It was one of the major highlights of my trip to Costa Rica. Thank you all.

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Buenas Jack, Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015

As a experienced kayaker I was looking to do some whitewater while in Costa Rica finishing up some dental work. I've been around paddling whitewater since '75 and have seen all levels of outfitters. The Sarapiqui Outdoor Center (David) does a great job. Safety is stressed and they definitely know their way on the river. If you are looking to... More 

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Buenas Stephen, Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

We booked a full day rafting through anywherecostarica.com . The place is about an hour from La Fortuna. We drove there and parked our car at their office. It's a private parking, so you don't have to be worried about break in. They take you a few kms upstream in their van. First half will take about one and half... More 

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Buenas Sachin Muchas gracias por su comentario y por su agradable visita, esperamos que la haya pasado también como nosotros... More 

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